The British International School Shanghai, Puxi, is a well-established and highly successful school with a very strong reputation. Located in the Huacao area of West Shanghai, on a modern purpose-built campus featuring high quality facilities and resources, the school has capacity for 1700 students aged 2-18 and delivers outstanding academic success with a contemporary approach to teaching and learning.
As Marketing & Events Manager you will be a key front line member of our Marketing team, reporting to the Director of Admissions & Marketing. You will be responsible for increasing the awareness of BISS Puxi through Marketing and Media activity and promoting the school distinct identity to the local market. Responsibilities include producing quality written content for website, media and PR, implementing marketing campaigns, internal and external event management, newsletter and developing content for social media, communication, and liaison with key members of academic and administrative staff.
Educated to degree level, you will possess excellent communication and presentation skills and have at least 5 years’ previous experience in marketing, communications, public relations, or a related field. Experience within an educational institution would be advantageous. You will be an outstanding role model for the school and skilled at liaising with partners and stakeholders. The role will also involve building relationships with relocation, HR and corporate contacts to generate positive word of mouth comments and influence.
The Marketing and Events Manager must thrive within a premium marketing environment. The role requires excellent customer service skills, and strong interpersonal skills. Applicants should be well-organised, and demonstrate the ability to work effectively both as part of a team or independently. The role requires a native English speaker, and the strong experience in writing content for communications.
The school is a member of Nord Anglia Education, the world’s leading premium schools group with 35 schools around the world. By joining our school you will become part of a committed and innovative team of educational professionals across the globe, with opportunities for personal and career development. As a member of the growing family of Nord Anglia Education Schools you will be part of an active network of like-minded people in China and across the world.
If you are a talented and innovative marketing and communications professional, have a passion for education and people, and are looking to develop your career as part of a world class organisation, we look forward to hearing from you.
Please send your applications to firstname.lastname@example.org. Start time is May 2015 and Applications close on Friday April 17, 2015.
This is a full-time position which involves working during school holiday periods.